Discharge destination and repeat hospitalizations.

  title={Discharge destination and repeat hospitalizations.},
  author={Lois Camberg and Norah E Smith and Marika Beaudet and Jennifer Daley and Marty Cagan and Guy Thibault},
  journal={Medical care},
  volume={35 8},
OBJECTIVES Is discharge destination a determinant of readmission? Studies to date have been inconclusive. The primary purpose of this study was to identify the role of discharge destination in the occurrence of repeat hospitalizations for a national sample of patients discharged from Veterans Health Administration (VHA) hospitals. METHODS The authors… CONTINUE READING